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the lists:

1920-1949

1950-1959

1960

1961

1962

1963

1964

1965

1966

1967

1968

1969

1970-1979

1980-1989

1990-1999

2000-2009

2010-2021


the list

1960

Albums:

Joan Baez

Johnny Cash - Ride This Train

Ray Charles in Person

Blind Gary Davis - Harlem Street Singer

Bo Diddley - Have Guitar Will Travel

The Everly Brothers - It's Everly Time

Billy Fury - The Sound of Fury

Bessie Griffin - Portraits in Bronze

John Lee Hooker - That's My Story: John Lee Hooker Sings the Blues

Furry Lewis

Mance Lipscomb - Texas Sharecropper and Songster

Odetta - Ballad for Americans and Other American Ballads

Elvis Presley - Elvis Is Back!

Elvis Presley - His Hand in Mine

Jimmy Reed - Found Love

Jack Scott - What in the World's Come Over You

Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee - Down Home Blues

The Ventures - Walk Don't Run

Muddy Waters - At Newport 1960


Singles and deep cuts:

Dinah Washington/ Brook Benton [Brook Benton] - '(Baby) You've Got What It Takes', The Two of Us

[Gary ]U S Bonds - 'New Orleans', Dance 'Til Quarter to Three With U S Bonds [1961]

Charles Brown - 'Please Come Home for Christmas', Charles Brown Sings Christmas Songs [1961]

James Brown and the Famous Flames [James Brown] - 'Think', Think!

Johnny Burnette - 'You're Sixteen', Johnny Burnette

Ray Charles - 'Georgia on My Mind', The Genius Hits the Road

Chubby Checker - 'The Twist', Twist With Chubby Checker

Sam Cooke - 'Wonderful World', The Wonderful World of Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke - 'Chain Gang', Swing Low [1961]

Floyd Cramer - 'Last Date', Last Date

Skeeter Davis - '(I Can't Help You) I'm Falling Too', [Various artists] Here's the Answer [1961]

The Drifters - 'This Magic Moment', The Drifters' Greatest Hits

The Drifters - 'Save the Last Dance for Me', Save the Last Dance for Me [1962]

The Fendermen - 'Mule Skinner Blues', Mule Skinner Blues

Jesse Hill - 'Ooh Poo Pah Doo'

Brian Hyland - 'The Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini', The Bashful Blond [1961]

Elmore James - 'The Sky Is Crying', The Sky Is Crying [1965]

Elmore James - 'I Can't Hold Out'

George Jones - 'The Window Up Above', George Jones Sings Country & Western Hits [1961]

Johnny Kidd and the Pirates - 'Shakin' All Over'

Ben E King - 'Spanish Harlem', Spanish Harlem

Brenda Lee - 'I'm Sorry', Brenda Lee

Bobby Marchan - 'There's Something on Your Mind Part 1'/ 'There's Something on Your Mind Part 2'

Hank Ballard and the Midnighters [The Midnighters] - 'Finger Poppin' Time', Mr. Rhythm and Blues

Hank Ballard and the Midnighters [The Midnighters] - 'Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go', Spotlight on Hank Ballard [1961]

Elvis Presley - 'Are You Lonesome To-Night?' ['Are You Lonesome Tonight?'], Elvis Golden Records Volume 3

The Shadows - 'Apache'

Carla and Rufus [Rufus Thomas] - 'Cause I Love You', Rufus Thomas - Walking the Dog [1963]

Carla Thomas - 'Gee Whiz (Look at His Eyes)', Gee Whiz [1961]

Ike and Tina Turner - 'A Fool in Love', The Soul of Ike & Tina Turner [1961]

Dinah Washington - 'This Bitter Earth', Unforgettable [1961]

Junior Wells - 'Messin' With the Kid'

Poppa Hop and His Orchestra [Hop Wilson] - 'My Woman Has a Black Cat Bone'


Archival and compilation albums:

Wanda Jackson - Rockin' With Wanda